<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="1252"%> Boneset
 
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(Eupatorium perfoliatum)
Common names: Agueweed, Crosswort, Eupatorium, Feverwort, Indian Sage, Sweating Plant, Teasel, Thoroughwort, Vegetable Antimony, Wood Boneset.

Boneset

Boneset

 
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Parts Used: The entire plant. Methods Used: Water extraction.
Spiritual Uses: None identified to date.

Physical Uses: Found in swampy areas and along streams across North America.

Native Americans introduced it to Europeans for use in relieving coughs and chest congestion. Folk medicine also uses it to lower fevers.

When taken cold, the tea is mildly laxative.

 
 
 
 
     
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